2021 Market Steer Tag Request Form (due 1/1)
2021 Market Steer Identification Form (due 1/30)
Please see Livestock under 4-H Project Information for additional information on skillatons and guidelines.
Assuring Quality Care for Animals/ Quality Assurance Information
This program teaches 4-H youth how to use best practices that support the production of quality and safe animal products for consumers, as well as responsible animal handling, care and welfare in not only farm animal production, but also with companion and performance animals.
QA must still be completed before the opening day of exhibition, however the 45-day prior to the opening of the exhibition requirement will be enforced. These requirements are to be met by June 1.
- FFA & 4-H Youth livestock exhibitors (8-18) may take the online Youth for the Quality Care of Animals (YQCA) certification for $12. Visit https://yqca.learngrow.io/ and create an Independent Sign-In account. Be sure to select Web-Based Training and read the description of the course carefully to make sure the individual associated with the account meets the requirements based on age. Participants must pass 3 quizzes to get certified: Animal Well-Being, Food Safety and Life Skills. Be sure to print a copy of the certificate to a PDF and submit it to the Extension Office.
- Youth 12-years of age and older may choose to test-out by visiting the Ashtabula County Extension Office April 12 3-5 p.m. Study materials may be found here.
- Quality Assurance Training will take place for Ashtabula County Youth in-person at the Fairgrounds in Jefferson : May 19 5:00 p.m. & 7:00 p.m. and May 27 7:00 p.m. No pre-registration is required. Doors will open 10 minutes before the posted time and close 10 minutes after. Masks are required.
Junior Fair Forms
Carcass Entry Form (due July 1) - Cancelled for 2021.
Other Jr. Fair Information
MAC Buyer Plaque Sponsor Letter
Required Parent/Advisor Market Project Meetings
At least one parent/guardian of each market project member and one MAC advisor per club must attend the online virtual meeting by AUGUST 1.
This is an online GoogleDocs training. You must go through the entire presentation and verify your attendance at the conclusion. Click here to view the presentation.
Materials will be posted here when available.
Questions? Contact Tom Mazzaro at firstname.lastname@example.org